Program Manual — At-a-Glance

Program Description/Objectives
Annual Cycle
University Calendar
Administration Contacts

Degree Requirements

PhD Program Milestones
Required and Elective Courses
Methods/Data Analysis Courses that Meet PhD Requirements
Theory Courses that Meet PhD Requirements
CSSS Statistics Track

Academic Standards

Exemptions and Audits
Grading System

Year-One Comprehensive Examination

Writing for Publication Guideposts

Residency Guidelines

Practicum Requirements 

Research Practicum
Teaching Practicum
Community Service Practicum (Elective)
Research and Teaching Competencies
Social Justice Learning Objectives

Guidelines for the Individual Development Plan (IDP)

Supervisory Committee

General Examination: Qualifying Scholarly Paper Guidelines


Dissertation Instructions
Dissertation Prospectus
Prospectus Cover Page
Dissertation Research/Writing
SSW Dissertation Style Guidelines
SSW Style Sheet
SSW Front Pages Template

Policies, Procedures and Resources 

Mentoring Guidelines for Mentees

Mentoring Guidelines for Mentors

STAR Portal  
Travel Guidelines

Financial Support

Grant Submission

Resource Guide

Trans Student Resources

PhD Program and Student Offices
SSW Procedures/Forms
Career and Job Search Information
Opportunities for Involvement
Student Advising/ Mentoring
Student Activities
PhD Program Committee 

Student Conduct 

Graduate School Guidelines
Graduate School Policies and Procedures
Unprofessional Conduct and Washington State RCW 18.130.180
School and University Policies, Standards of Conduct, Grievance Procedures
Human Subjects

PhD Forms